270 Westwood Ave Westwood, NJ 07675
Mon - Sat: 10am - 5pm
Thursdays: 10am-7pm


May 19, 2019
Starts at the Store

Join Bergen County Camera on Sunday May 19th at 9:00 AM for a bus excursion from our store in Westwood to the world famous Bronx Zoo.

The Bronx Zoo is the largest metropolitan zoo in the nation, with more than 6,000 animals and many award-winning exhibits. You'll have plenty of opportunity to capture some stunning images of the large array of wild creatures.

BCC staff will be available to assist you with your photography throughout the day.

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BCC will open for a half hour before the 9:00am bus departure for coffee, bagels and any last minute photography needs.

Tickets are $129 each and cover a pre-trip class on wildlife photography, round trip bus transportation, admission and a post-trip class and critique. Early Bird $99 each until Friday, May 3, 2019.

The bus will leave about 4:30pm with a scheduled arrival of 6:00pm back at the store.

There will be a pre-trip lecture on wildlife photography in our Westwood store on Wednesday, May 15th from 6:30-7:30pm. The lecture will cover the layout and rules of the Bronx Zoo, tips for getting the best photos through glass, the best times to visit each exhibit and lots of other helpful information to get the most out of your time at the zoo.

Lunch will not be provided on this trip. The Zoo has a main restaurant as well as seasonal cafes and food stands where you may purchase lunch. If you'd like to bring your own lunch, picnic areas and tables are provided at the Dancing Crane Café and throughout the park.

Special Note: Tripods are not permitted in the Butterfly Zone and the Children's Zoo. In Congo Gorilla Forest, tripods are not permitted in the Gorilla Tunnel area and in the front area of the Great Gorilla Gallery. Tripods may also be restricted in other Zoo exhibits, at the discretion of Zoo staff.